KATHMANDU, Feb 10: Health Minister Mohan Bahadur Basnet, who is involved in the procurement of Telecommunication Traffic Monitoring and Fraud Control System (TERAMOCS) of Nepal Telecommunication Authority (NTA), has given his statement to the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA).

KATHMANDU, Jan 31: The Inquiry Commission formed to investigate gold smuggling has taken the statement of Chudamani Upreti aka Gore, who is in the Central Jail. The commission took his statement on gold smuggling and related issues.

KATHMANDU, October 31: A group of civil society members has conveyed their disappointment over the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' failure to meet with the victims of the Maoist conflict during his visit to Nepal.

KATHMANDU, May 16: Former Home Minister Bal Krishna Khand's statement is also going to be taken today as well. The District Public Prosecutor's Office Kathmandu has said that the statement will be taken today as well.

KATHMANDU, Feb 15: The suspended Member of Parliament of Kailali Constituency 2, Arun Kumar Chaudhary, has arrived at the district court to record his statements.

The decisions we make today will determine what our future will look like.  Our choice to act or not to act will have a huge impact on generations to come. Let us look at what opportunities lie ahead of us. Let us give solidarity and cooperation a chance. As a peace-loving country, Nepal remains committed to contributing to our collective efforts of making this world peaceful, prosperous, and equitable.

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Senior advocate and former president of Nepal Bar Association Chandeshwar Shrestha has said that the suspended Chief Justice (CJ) Cholendra SJB Rana will not return to work in the Supreme Court until the impeachment motion registered against him is decided by the House of Representatives.

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Suspended Chief Justice (CJ) Cholendra SJB Rana has said that the government has clearly shown its malafide intentions by putting him under house arrest.

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: A lawmaker belonging to Nepali Congress (NC) Min Bahadur Bishwakarma has claimed that suspended Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana had rejected signing in the document of his statements given before the Impeachment Recommendation Committee under someone’s instigation. Lawmaker Bishwakarma, however, did not reveal what that ‘someone’ was.

KATHMANDU, Sept 16: The recording of the supplementary statement of the suspended Chief Justice Cholendra SJB Rana is over. Now he is reading his statement prepared by the impeachment recommendation committee.

DHANGADHI, March 23: Dinesh Bhatta, the prime accused of raping and killing a 17-year-old Bhagirathi Bhatta of Chadepani of Dogadakedar Rural Municipality-7, has changed his statement after a month of his arrest. The accused was sent to a correction center after he admitted to his crimes.

MYANMAR, Feb 1: Myanmar’s army declared a state of emergency on Monday as it carried out detentions of senior government leaders in response to alleged fraud during November’s general election.

WASHINGTON, Jan 8: President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that an assessment of the casualties and damage from Iranian missile strikes on two Iraqi military facilities was underway and he would make a statement on the situation on Wednesday morning.

LASHKAR GAH, AFGHANISTAN, June 13: A total of 11 militants have been confirmed dead after fighting aircrafts pounded some Taliban hideouts in Nad Ali and Marja districts of the southern Helmand province of Afghanistan, media reports said referring to a statement released by the Afghan Army on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, June 3: Netra Bikram Chand ‘Biplav’-led Communist Party has clarified that it does not have any policy to attack security forces of the country.

KATHMANDU, May 21: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health and Population Upendra Yadav delivered a statement during the plenary meeting of the seventy-second World Health Assembly, on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 7: The statement issued by the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal regarding the ongoing political crisis in Venezuela has continued to trigger debates at home.

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: The ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has reiterated party co-chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal's stand on the ongoing Venezuelan crisis.

KATHMANDU, Feb 3: Major opposition Nepali Congress has concluded that the recent statements made by the government and Chairman of Nepal Communist Party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal on the ongoing crisis of Venezuela were "insensitive" and "immature" and "detrimental to country's national interests".

KATHMANDU, Dec 18 : Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and leaders of various political parties have expressed sorrow over the demise of Former Prime Minister Dr Tulsi Giri.

QUEBEC, June 10: The annual G-7 summit appeared to have weathered tensions over President Donald Trump's threats of a tariff-fueled trade war until the mercurial American pulled out of a joint statement while citing "false statements" by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

KATHMANDU, May 28: The government is scheduled to appear at the Supreme Court (SC) to furnish answers for the release issue of murder convicted Balkrishna Dhungel, a former Maoist Center leader.

KATHMANDU, May 27: The Morang District Court has completed recording statement of Chuda Mani Upreti aka Gorey, the main accused in 33.5 kg gold smuggling.

KATHMANDU, March 27: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse), the only stock market of the country, crashed on Monday as the benchmark index plunged 51.89 points, or 4.25 percent, on a single day to close at 1,168.55 points.

KATHMANDU, Mar 23: EU EOM released a statement saying that the “assessment and recommendations in the EU EOM’s final report are based on international and regional commitments for democratic elections to which Nepal is a signatory.”


January 10, 2018 12:56 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 10: Winter is the time when the thick sweaters and bulky jackets come out of your closets. It helps you fight the cold, but one might say that it kills your fashion sense during the season. But fashion is a statement you set for yourself, and you can choose to stay warm in style too. One of the things you can choose to wear is leather jackets, which will not only give you comfort but also keep you warm and in style.

SC begins recording statement of Dr KC

January 9, 2018 14:44 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: The recording of the statement of Dr Govinda KC has begun at Supreme Court. The proceeding is underway in a joint session bench of Justices Om Prakash Mishra and Kedar Prasad Chalise.

KATHMANDU, Oct 31: Foreign Secretary Shanker Das Bairagi delivered Nepal's statement on Peacekeeping at the Fourth Committee of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly, on 'Comprehensive Review of the Whole Question of Peacekeeping Operations in all its Aspects' in New York.

Style notes for statement shoulders

August 27, 2017 10:15 am

Whether it’s a dress, top, shirt or tunic, statement shoulders can do wonders to your look if styled right, say experts. Here are some tips for a perfect fashion statement to flaunt your shoulders:  Cold shoulder:

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: Chairperson of CPN-UML, KP Sharma Oli, has claimed that the Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba's recent statement in India has belittled country's dignity.

KATHMANDU, August 25: Nepal and India issued a joint statement during the state visit of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba to India.

KATHMANDU, April 25: Nepal Police has said that DIG Nawaraj Silwal was only asked to record his statement at the headquarters following the directives from the Council of Ministers.

KATHMANDU, April 24: Nepal Police has detained DIG Nawarj Silwal its control and taken to Nepal Police headquarters to record his statement.

KATHMANDU, April 17: Concerned over a statement by Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister Bimalendra Nidhi regarding election preparations and security arrangements, the Election Commission (EC) on Monday expressed its ‘serious dissatisfaction’.

KATHMANDU, April 17: Concerned over a statement by Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister Bimalendra Nidhi regarding election preparations and security arrangements, the Election Commission (EC) on Monday expressed its 'serious dissatisfaction'.

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has urged Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal to consider the dignity and decorum of his office before making 'reckless' comments in public.

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: Issuing a joint statement, Coordinator of Naya Shakti Nepal, Baburam Bhattarai and Chairman of Federal Socialist Forum- Nepal (FSF-N) Upendra Yadav have said that their serious attention has been drawn toward the constitution amendment proposal.

KATHMANDU, Nov 17: Prabal Thapa, who was allegedly involved in obstructing Supreme Court staffers from furnishing court notice to Lokman Singh Karki, the suspended Chief Commissioner at the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), has furnished his written statement to the apex court on Thursday in a contempt of court case.

KATHMANDU, Sept 30: Naya Shakti Nepal party held a sit-in at Bhadrakali Kathmandu on Friday to express its dissatisfaction against the joint statement issued by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Nepal's Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal's during the latter's India visit.

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Naya Shakti Party, Nepal has condemned the joint statement issued during Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal's recent state visit to India and termed the provision of 'holding similar views on major international issues' as a blunder.

UML lambasts Nepal-India joint statement

September 21, 2016 03:05 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: CPN-UML has expressed serious dissatisfaction over some of the provisions included in the Nepal-India joint statement issued during the India visit of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal.

CHITWAN, Sept 20: Ganga Maya Adhikari has, in her oral statement given to the court on the murder of her son Krishna Prasad, claimed that her son was killed for personal animosity.

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: The government has brought forth clarity on the joint statement issued during the State visit of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal to India, reasoning that some media have reported the news by misinterpreting some points.

LONDON, June 18: The accused killer of British lawmaker Jo Cox has given his name as "Death to traitors, freedom for Britain" in his first court appearance.